Alzheimer's Foundation of America

Alzheimer's
Foundation of America

press releases

19th of May 2022

9 Tips to Help Caregivers Combat Depression During Mental Health Awareness Month

(May 19, 2022)— Depression is a serious and common challenge facing the more than 16 million Americans caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s disease. Family caregivers of individuals living […]


4th of May 2022

Be Proactive & Get a Memory Screening During Older Americans Month

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Provides Free, Virtual Memory Screenings (May 4, 2022)—  The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is encouraging individuals to be proactive about their brain health during National […]


28th of April 2022

10 Steps for Healthy Aging During National Older Americans Month

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America offers tips to help individuals promote healthy aging (April 27, 2022)— As part of National Older Americans Month this May, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) […]


31st of March 2022

Seven Tips for Managing Caregiver Stress

(March 31, 2022)— Stress can damage your health if you do not manage it properly—especially if you are caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia-related illness. […]


25th of March 2022

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s Helpline Open to Help Families Impacted by Alzheimer’s in the Aftermath of Tornadoes and Severe Storms

(March 24, 2022)—Following tornadoes and severe storms that caused devastation and casualties in several southern states including Texas, Oklahoma, Mississippi, and Louisiana, the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) is reminding […]


14th of March 2022

Federal Budget Invests in Alzheimer’s Research & Support Services

(March 11, 2022) – Congress approved passage of the federal budget for fiscal year (FY) 2022, which is expected to be signed by the President, that includes an additional $289 […]


3rd of January 2022

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Begins 20th Anniversary Year by Awarding Nearly $1 Million Research Grant to Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research

Study to Develop Safe, Effective Treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease Psychosis and Aggression (January 3, 2022)—The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) began its 20th anniversary year by announcing a $998,156 grant […]


29th of December 2021

Make a New Year’s Resolution to Get a Memory Screening in 2022

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Reminding Individuals About the Importance of Memory Screenings, Providing Free Memory Screenings Virtually (December 28, 2021)— As we approach year’s end and get ready for 2022, […]


9th of December 2021

Gifts of Giving: The Financial Benefits of Supporting the Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease in December

Charitable Gifts Can Make a Difference for People with Alzheimer’s and Your Finances Too (December 8, 2021)— ‘Tis the season of giving, and there are many benefits of making a […]


17th of November 2021

Staying Safe and Joyful: Tips for a Dementia-Friendly Holiday Celebration from the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

(November 16, 2021)— For many, the holiday season is a joyful one spent together with loved ones—including families affected by dementia. Being adaptable and building an inclusive environment are key […]